Meteor vs. PurpleJS vs. Zen Rails Base Application

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Description

What is Meteor?

A Meteor application is a mix of JavaScript that runs inside a client web browser, JavaScript that runs on the Meteor server inside a Node.js container, and all the supporting HTML fragments, CSS rules, and static assets.

What is PurpleJS?

PurpleJS is a simple and capable framework for creating performant web applications without leaving Javascript. It is created in Java to give the flexibility and performance Java provides. It's optional to use Java but it's required if you need to embed PurpleJS in existing applications.

What is Zen Rails Base Application?

Base or "skeleton" application for Ruby on Rails 5.1 projects. Built to minimize the time spent writing boilerplate code and performing repetitive setup tasks.

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    Pricing

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    Companies

    What companies use Meteor?
    187 companies on StackShare use Meteor
    What companies use PurpleJS?
    1 companies on StackShare use PurpleJS
    What companies use Zen Rails Base Application?
    0 companies on StackShare use Zen Rails Base Application

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Meteor?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with Meteor
    What tools integrate with PurpleJS?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with PurpleJS
    What tools integrate with Zen Rails Base Application?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Zen Rails Base Application

    What are some alternatives to Meteor, PurpleJS, and Zen Rails Base Application?

    • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
    • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
    • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
    • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

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